Is Anchor Lancaster the same as "The Breakfast Club?" Well, not the same as the movie:) Our guests usually call the program by the name of The Breakfast Club.
Where does Anchor Lancaster obtain the food served? The majority of food is secured through the PA Central Food Bank through grants we receive every 6 months. Some of the food is purchased through stores that can not be obtained from the Food Bank.
How many people a month are served by Anchor Lancaster? We feed an average of 180 every day all year. July 2019 has been our highest ever, we served 4,212 over a period of 23 weekdays.
Who qualifies to eat a breakfast at Anchor Lancaster? EVERYONE!
Does Anchor Lancaster sell food or allow guest to take food home?Nope. All food must be eaten on site.
How can I volunteer? Click Here to be redirected to the volunteer page.
Why do I feel so safe at Anchor Lancaster? We have hired a security company that we call our Guest Services. Each day of the week, 3-4 guest services employees are present to help with security and making sure everything flows peacefully. Weapons are screened at the door and bags are not allowed into gym during breakfast.
How can I support Anchor Lancaster financially with a paper check? Donate by Snail Mail. You can send a check made out to Anchor Lancaster to the following address: Anchor Lancaster 29 East Walnut Street Lancaster PA 17602.